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Should I remove RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver.?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,567
United States Rank #7,735
Reach 0.0457%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.37 days
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Average installed length: 238.29 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver.

What is RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver.?

The RICOH Media Device Driver is the software driver for RICOH devices. It is a program used to communicate from the Windows PC OS to the device. This software is required in most cases for the hardware device to function properly. In most cases, drivers come with Windows or can be found by going to Windows Update in Control Panel and checking for updates as well as downloaded from the RICOH support website.


The primary executable is named DIFxCmd.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.57 MB (1,648,980 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ricoh.com
Installation folder: C:\DOCUME~1\user\LocalS~1\Temp\{BB32B5B2-E881-4952-A6C2-F0B72C1D9387}\{022CBB38-CEF0-42BA-906A-A49BEFAE0BEE}\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{022CBB38-CEF0-42BA-906A-A49BEFAE0BEE}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 anything -removeonly
Estimated size: 1.57 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver.

Program executable:DIFxCmd.exe
Additional files:
  • DIFxAPI.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)
  • DIFxCmd.exe
  • RixDICON.dll - R5C852 (xD Icon file)
  • snymsico.dll (by Sony) - Sony Memory Stick ICON (msico)

How do I remove RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver.?

You can uninstall RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver. from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver., click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove RICOH R5U230 Media Driver ver..

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.47%
Windows 10 13.19%
Windows XP 0.22%
Windows Vista 0.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 68.94%
Windows 10 Pro 11.40%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.48%
Windows 7 Enterprise 6.15%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.36%
Windows 10 Home 0.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.71%
  Germany 8.73%
  Canada 5.61%
  United Kingdom 4.63%
  Israel 2.14%
  France 2.05%
  Italy 1.51%
  Switzerland 1.42%
  DK 1.42%
  Finland 1.42%
  Australia 1.34%
  Netherlands 1.25%
  Czech Republic 1.16%
  Taiwan 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 99.24%
Dell 0.76%
Common models
LENOVO 4313CTO 11.79%
LENOVO 2516CTO 10.14%
LENOVO 4318CTO 5.19%
LENOVO 2522AC1 2.83%
LENOVO 2901CTO 2.59%
LENOVO 25379UG 1.65%


Ricoh is an imaging and electronics company and produces electronic products such as cameras and office equipment such as printers, photocopiers, fax machines, offers Software as a Service document management solutions such as DocumentMall, document solutions such as Print&Share and also offers Projectors.
Publisher URL: www.ricoh-usa.com


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